Unlike most digital startups, flash-sale site Zulily ignores top brands and fickle teens in favor of boutique products and reliable moms who increasingly shop online for fun.
Investing in these stocks can add much-needed diversity to your portfolio.
The company's shares rise more than 5% on an earnings boost from Furby, My Little Pony and Nerf Rebelle.
During earnings season we have quantifiable volatility. What we don't have is direction, but with some basic deduction we can indeed predict outcomes.
Shares of the toymaker jumped 5% Wednesday after a solid earnings report. What does that say about the holiday season?
The financial sector will be well represented, with quarterly reports due from the likes of Goldman Sachs and American Express, as well as the tech sector.
There are worries that a playset based on the show is inappropriate for children. But others are ecstatic about the news.
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